Event Calendar at a Glance

January

Park Pavilion Reservations

The Park Pavilion Reservation Calendar opens up each year on the first business day of January (January 4, 2021) at 8:00 a.m. Please go to the Park Pavilion Reservation page for more information.

Snowman Building Contest

So, you want to build a snowman? Join us for some winter fun! See the event details and contest rules here. Contest ends January 15, 2021.

April

4th Grade Arbor Day Essay contest

The 4th grade students from all Highland elementary schools are invited to enter an essay contest to celebrate Arbor Day. Emails will be coming from the school with details. Three winners will be chosen from each school.

Easter Egg Hunt & Cookie Decorating

The annual Easter Egg Hunt has been cancelled for the health and safety of our community. Watch for information on an alternative event.

Hooked on Fishing- TBD for 2021

The Hooked on Fishing program focuses on educating youth (6 to 13 years old) about fishing and aquatic resources. Please go to the Hooked on Fishing page for more information and to sign up to be a fishing instructor.  

Arbor Day Tree Sale and Planting- TBD


May

Hooked on Fishing- TBD for 2021

The Hooked on Fishing program focuses on educating youth (6 to 13 years old) about fishing and aquatic resources. Please go to the Hooked on Fishing page for more information and to sign up to be a fishing instructor. 

Spring Clean-Up- TBD

Dumpsters will be available on the designated days in the parking lot at the mouth of the American Fork Canyon. Residents may dispose of metal, wood, and household waste. No green waste or hazardous waste is accepted.  Green waste should be taken directly to Timpanogos Special Service District

This clean-up is for Highland residents only. Please bring current proof of residency, which will be verified at the entry. Please follow the directions of the staff members on site.  

We are taking extra precautions to protect the health of our citizens. Due to physical distancing guidelines, we are unable to help residents unload items from vehicles. A front-end loader will be there to move heavy items from the ground into the dumpster. Please bring a family member with you if you will need help unloading materials into the loader or dumpsters.

Highland City Community Open House - 

Tentatively scheduled for May 6, 2021

The Highland City Community Open House is typically held the first Thursday in May where residents get the chance to learn about the City Budget and about other projects going on in the City. Information is also available on the Library, City Events, Arts Council, Beautification Committee, Historical Society, and Volunteer Opportunities. There are kids activities and giveaways and it’s a great chance to meet Elected Officials and City Staff. 

June


July- August

Highland Fling- Aug 2-7

We anticipate holding our Highland City Fling as close to our normal traditions as possible this year. For the latest event detail, see HighlandCityFling.com and follow the city’s social media accounts. 

September

Senior Citizens Appreciation Dinner- Thursday, September 16, 2021

Each year the Highland Youth City Council invites all Senior Citizens 60 and over to the annual Young At Heart Appreciation Dinner.  This is a FREE event for Highland Seniors and reservations are appreciated, but not required.

Details will come closer to the event. We hope to have an outdoor concert and dinner similar to our 2020 event.

October

Trick-or-Treat Street or Pumpkin Walk


November

Coloring Contest

Something for everyone! Print out a coloring page, color or create, take a picture and email your entry to events@highlandcity.org by November 19. Age groups: 7 years and under, 8-12 years, 13 years and up.

Food Drive

Highland Youth City Council will be collecting food for Tabitha's Way Food Pantry. Drop of donations at City Hall or at participating businesses. Youth Council members will be out in neighborhoods on November 18 collecting donations door-to-door. 

Silent Santa 

We will not be having Silent Santa this year in order to protect our high-risk participants. Join us next year!

December

Christmas Crafts Day with Santa 

We will not be having Christmas Crafts Day with Santa this year in order to protect our high-risk participants. Join us next year!

Contact Us

For additional information, please email the Events Coordinator or call (801) 772-4507.


  1. Corrine Prestwich

    Civic Events Coordinator
    Phone: 801-772-4507